Early Years Apprentice at Midland Road Midland Road Nursery

Start your career in childcare with this well-established nursery. Working within an early years setting, you will be supporting the teacher in to classroom. Duties will include supervising and supporting children at all times including school visits, trips and out of school activities etc.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, day release on Wednesday. Please discuss working hours at interview.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 May 2024

  • Date posted

    08 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Assist in the management of pupils in the classroom
  • Attend to the pupils’ personal needs, implementing and maintaining related personal care programmes
  • Promote and reinforce the inclusion, acceptance and integration of all pupils
  • Set challenging and demanding expectations whilst promoting self-esteem and encouraging pupils
  • Will prepare the classroom to meet the lesson plans. Provide clerical / administrative support
  • Monitor pupil progress
  • Promote positive values and attitudes

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Early Years Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard: Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English if required.

Weekly day release at Shipley College on a Wednesday.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

On a successful completion of this apprenticeship the apprentice can progress to Early years Educator.

With additional experience, an Early Years Educator can become the manager of an early years setting.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Desired

Things to consider

Please ensure you have: Researched the role, the location of the school. A DBS criminal record check and eligibility to work in the UK will be required. All applicants will be asked to submit a current CV and attend an information advice and guidance session.

About the employer

Midland Road Nursery School is situated off Thorncliffe Road, Manningham, near the Bradford City Football Ground at Valley Parade and there has been a school on this site for over 100 years. We work as an integrated Nursery School and provide a range of services for young children and their families. As in Primary Schools, Nursery Schools are led by qualified headteachers and teachers working with other qualified early years’ practitioners and support workers.


Midland Road Nursery


Thorncliffe Road


West Yorkshire


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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Early years practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 May 2024